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Lightspout Waterfall and Pole Bank from Carding Mill
Introduction to Walk 1374

Photo from the walk - Lightspout Waterfall and Pole Bank from Carding Mill

Region - Shropshire Hills

County/Area - Shropshire

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 5.8 miles / 9.3 km

Ascent - 1000 feet / 303 metres

Time - 3 hours 50 minutes

Grade - easy/mod

A walk in the Shropshire Hills starting from Carding Mill Valley near Church Stretton. The route includes a waterfall, the highest point on the Long Mynd and an interesting descent back to the start, A GPS File is available for download (see walk description).

Please maintain social distancing - keep at least 2 metres away from other walkers.


 

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Length - 9.5 miles / 15.4 km
Walk 3447
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Length - 7.0 miles / 11.4 km
Walk 2022
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Grade - moderate
Length - 7.8 miles / 12.6 km

Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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